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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who published Aung San Suu Kyi's work that examines the themes in Burmese literature and political thought?
(a) Tokyo University.
(b) Bangkok University.
(c) University of Mumbai.
(d) Seoul National University.
2. When does law and order gain intrinsic value?
(a) When law is created by men with morals and integrity.
(b) When law is equated with justice and order.
(c) When law is enforced.
(d) When law is followed by all.
3. What is the instrument of oppression in totalitarian regimes?
4. When did political thinking in Burma become increasingly organized?
(a) During the early 1900s
(b) During the 1930s.
(c) During the 1940s
(d) During the 1980s
5. According Suu Kyi, who is oppressing the people of Burma?
(a) The government's Burma Socialist Programme Party (BSPP).
(b) The people themselves.
(c) The military.
(d) President Maung.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why were the Burmese people not ideal recipients of leftist literature during the 1930s?
2. What impact did the British occupation have on the Burmese language groups?
3. What was Burma's main export?
4. What war brought Burma under British rule?
5. Who influenced the Burmese in terms of philosophy?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was the Freedom Bloc's message?
2. What was Aung San's response to his fame after he formed the Burmese Independence Army was formed in 1942?
3. What is the purpose of Aung San Suu Kyi's speech which she delivers to a mass rally at the Shwedagon Pagoda in Rangoon on 26 August 1988?
4. What was the popular response to such basic notions as "representative government, human rights, and the rule of law" in Burma?
5. In the article "Belief in Burma's Future," what are Aung San Suu Kyi's beliefs about the army in Burma in 1988?
6. In Suu Kyi's second letter to Amnesty International, name one example she gives of human rights violations in Burma.
7. What happened when democratic rights were lost to dictatorship in 1962 in Burma?
8. How did the British attempt to pacify the Burmese after they obtained rule of the country?
9. In Suu Kyi's first letter addressed to Amnesty International, what solution does she propose to the organization?
10. According to Aung San Suu Kyi, what are the four types of corruption?
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